Definition of neat-house in English:

neat-house

(also nittus, net'us, nettus)

noun

English Regional, East Anglian
  • Chiefly English regional (East Anglian). A house or shed in which cattle are kept.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Promptorium Parvulorum. From neat + house [interjection].

Pronunciation

neat-house

/ˈniːthaʊs/